Corporate History

Martel Hotel

On December 6th 1996, I.A.I. (Indonesian Architect Association) awarded The Hills Bukittinggi Hotel & Convention for its outstanding design.

PT. Grahamas Citrawisata (The Hills Hotel and Convention)

Located in Jalan Laras Datuk Bandaro, The Hills Bukittinggi Hotel & Convention (formerly known as Novotel Bukittinggi), is the only four-star hotel in Bukittinggi.

PT. MARTEL is a major shareholder and the controlling partner of PT. Grahamas Citrawisata Tbk. The Company started to develop its first project, Novotel Bukittinggi, in November 1995. In January 1995, the Company listed its shares at Jakarta Stock Exchange (formerly known as Surabaya Stock Exchange), and became a Public Company.

On December 6th 1996,I.A.A. (Indonesian Architect Association) awarded The Hills Bukittinggi Hotel & Convention for its outstanding design.

Designed by a famous architect from Bangkok Lek Bunnag. The prestigious Hills Bukittinggi Hotel & Convention offers unique atmosphere, artwork and hospitality of the West Sumatera Culture. Guests experience Bukittinggis diverse cultural rich in a peaceful, dynamic and pleasant setting. Situated in the center of Bukittinggi City, adjacent to the well-known JAM GADANG (BIG BEN of Indonesia) and State Palace named after one of the Indonesian Founding Fathers; HATTA.

The Hotel has 100 rooms with the breathtaking views of Sianok Valley (Ngarai Sianok), consist of superiors, deluxe rooms and some suites.

The Hotel conforms to Islamic and local building concept. Dominated by natural elements, you will get closer to nature and the famous Sianok Valley. The sophisticated concept of hotels pools and garderns were designed by Bill Bensley and his team, the well-known landscape architects from United States and Based in Bangkok, Thailand.